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The Stables

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Plush, near Piddletrenthide, Dorset
Grade 4 Star rating
Sleeps14
Bedrooms7
Bathrooms5
Pets 2
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Description

This pet friendly property is surrounded by countryside and is great for larger parties holidaying together.

The Stables is a detached stable conversion and benefits from a large, open-plan kitchen/dining-room with a high ceiling and beams, a living room with a wood-burning stove and also has its own garden with great views over the surrounding countryside. The holiday property stands in the grounds of the owners’ 650-acre organic dairy farm; there are lovely walks from the doorstep amid the farmland. The Dorset Gap is nearby for walks amid stunning scenery, while sandy bays and nature reserves can be found along the World Heritage Coastline just 18 miles away. Dorchester (Thomas Hardy’s Casterbridge) is within driving distance for a wide range of attractions, including a lively weekly market with the beautiful Maiden Castle sure to be a highlight. A trip to the charming town of Cerne Abbas with its Tudor architecture, tea rooms and the nearby Cerne Giant is also a must on any itinerary.
The seaside town of Weymouth with splendid harbour, Georgian seafront and long sandy beach makes a great day out and the ferry for day trips to the Channel Islands also leaves from the town. Just a few of the pretty Dorset villages to explore are Abbotsbury with its sub-tropical garden and swannery, Milton Abbas (the first planned settlement in England) with whitewashed thatched cottages and the 14th-century abbey, NT Corfe Castle and Lulworth with famous natural cove and over the hill to Durdle Door. There are RSPB reserves at Arne near Wareham and two at Weymouth. With good golf courses in the vicinity and a selection of excellent inns and restaurants within 7 miles, this truly is an ideal location to suit a variety of holiday needs. Shop 5 miles, pub 1 mile.

The Stables (DXS) and Armswell House (DQT) can be booked together to accommodate up to 32 guests.

One step to entrance. Large living room with wood-burning stove, beams and French doors. Large farmhouse-style kitchen with elec range (for cooking)/dining room with Belfast sink and butcher’s block. Bootroom. Shower room with toilet. Step from hall to remaining rooms. Double bedroom with en-suite bathroom with over-bath shower and toilet. Double bedroom. Three twin bedrooms. Bathroom with over-bath shower and toilet. Bathroom with shower cubicle and toilet. First floor: Two bedrooms each with low sloping ceiling; one double and one small twin. Bathroom with toilet.

  • Wood-burning stove - fuel included
  • Electricity, full oil central heating, bed linen and towels included
  • Two travel cots
  • Two high chairs
  • TV
  • DVD
  • Electric range included
  • Microwave
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Fridge/freezer
  • Patio with furniture
  • Access to 650 acres of farmland
  • Parking (for 7 cars)
  • Natural spring water supply
  • No smoking

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Features

  • Detached Property
    Detached Property
  • Dishwasher
    Dishwasher
  • Highchair
    Highchair
  • Pub within 1 mile
    Pub within 1 mile
  • Rural Location
    Rural Location
  • Woodburning Stove
    Woodburning Stove
  • WiFi
    WiFi
  • Cot Available
    Cot Available
  • Washing Machine
    Washing Machine
  • Parking - On Site
    Parking - On Site
  • Shower Cubicle
    Shower Cubicle


Customer Comments

  • 9

    29/07/2018
    Confirmed guest, 27/07/2018
    Very comfortable and clean. It is very well equipped with 2 fridges and a freezer big cooker and lots of pots and pans. The cake that was on the table when we arrived was lovely and very welcome. The garden is lovely for the children to play in. The children enjoyed the farm and also the climb up the hill through the woods.


  • 10

    10/07/2018
    Confirmed guest, 09/07/2018
    Great cottage, well equipt for large parties and great communal space. Location is quite rural but very peaceful, surrounded by beautiful countryside.


  • 9

    21/04/2018
    Confirmed guest, 16/04/2018
    Great place to stay, perfect for our mixed group of singles and couples. Great kitchen to cook in with pretty much everything you could want.


  • 10

    07/04/2018
    Confirmed guest, 06/04/2018
    Second time we have stayed at The Stables with all the family (14 altogether). Beautiful quiet location yet only a few miles drive to the coast etc. Great facilities, plenty of room and large garden etc. for everyone to enjoy (weather permitting!) Certainly a great place to stay and can definitely recommend it to anyone wishing to have a get together and enjoy this part of Dorset. Plus a warm welcome on arrival.


  • 10

    25/02/2018
    Confirmed guest, 23/02/2018
    Fabulous place for all of us, great time!


  • 9

    27/12/2017
    Confirmed guest, 18/12/2017
    Really loved the cottage. Great amenities, lots of fire wood to burn and really spacious living room and kitchen. Kitchen farmhouse table was big enough for a multiple family dinner and the bedrooms were great.


  • 10

    22/11/2017
    Confirmed guest, 13/11/2017
    Wonderful charming property. Very well equipped and tastefully furnished. A real homely feel. I would highly recommend this property.


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9.3 out of 10 – based on 18 reviews collected by Reevoo
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